MidAmerica Plastic Surgery: Ryan Diederich, MD
4955 South State Route 159 #1
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
(618) 288-7855
Monday & Wednesday: 7 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–12 p.m.

The Spa at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery
4955 South State Route 159 #1
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
(618) 307-6233
Monday–Tuesday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Wednesday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m.

Category Archives: Education

What to Wear to Surgery

“What do I wear on the day of my procedure?” This is a question you may not think about the night before or possibly even the morning of your procedure. To have an idea of where to start, and to fill you in on some things that might surprise you, we put together this blog …

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How Common is Labiaplasty?

By Dr. Ryan Diederich I find it remarkable how open patients are with their friends about the concerns they have, whether it be wrinkles they are unhappy with, how they would like to change breast size or appearance, the skin laxity from children, or localized adipose tissue (fat deposits). However, we see patients for labiaplasty …

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What is Diastasis Recti and How to Fix It

Diastasis Recti There are many changes that come with pregnancy. Morning sickness, weight gain, and a new baby to name a few. One thing that many people don’t think about, or even know about sometimes, is Diastasis Recti. As the baby needs more room to grow, the abdominal muscles stretch to accommodate this. This does …

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Are you a candidate for our new laser?

The Spa at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery recently purchased the industries most talked about laser, the Sciton JOULE X. This laser is unique because it offers a wide variety of services. Really, it is hard to find someone that the laser does not appeal to. Below we will breakdown what each attachment of the laser offers, …

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Learn more about Dr. Diederich’s positions with local and national medical groups!

Dr. Diederich constantly strives for continuing education and community involvement. As a result, he is a member of several medical societies and associations. He also holds several positions within these organizations. He has most recently been elected as the 2020 Second Vice President of the Southern Illinois Medical Association. This association was founded in 1874 …

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Why your BMI matters

We always try to ask at least these two questions during your initial phone conversation.  The first is “Are you at a consistent or goal weight?” The second is “What is your BMI?” We have a few different reasons for asking these questions. 1. It keeps you safe. If you have a BMI that is …

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Multiple Options in One Location

At MidAmerica Plastic Surgery and The Spa at MidAmerica, we provide a wide variety of services under one roof. Our mission is to provide our patients with the best services possible, and part of that, is to be able to connect the patient with the procedure that would best fit them.  Breast Most of our …

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Plastic Surgery and Children

One concern we hear over and over again is how to plan for plastic surgery when you have small children. This is definitely something to be aware of and it's good to be prepared for before your procedure. The steps to take will vary a bit based on the procedure and also on the individual …

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How to Achieve Natural Results From a Breast Augmentation

We often hear women express concern that everyone will know when they’ve had a breast augmentation. They don’t want the change to be too obvious when they go back to work or the next time they’re hanging with their girlfriends. This procedure is very commonly talked about in other areas of the country, but the …

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The Aesthetic Meeting 2018: New York!

ASAPS Committees Welcome Dr. Diederich

Driven. Perfectionist. Caring. Three words that best describe Dr. Ryan Diederich, according to his feature in New Beauty, and may also be the reason he was nominated for and accepted a position on the The Aesthetic Society’s Product Development & Market Research Committee, as well as the Young Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Committee for 2018-2019. Founded in 1967, …

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